Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

Virginia

>

Cedar Lane

>

Appomattox Manor, Cedar Lane, Hopewell, VA



B&W Photos

HB1164485
South Facade

HB1164486
East Facade

HB1164487
North Facade

HB1164488
Detail, South Facade, Projecting Portico And Porch

HB1164489
Detail, North Facade, Second Story Polygonal Projection

HB1164490
Interior, Dining Room

HB1164491
Interior, Parlour

HB1164492
Interior, Room With Fireplace With Mantel Supported By Ionic Columns


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Cedar Lane, VA

Find maps of Cedar Lane, VA


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS VA-824
Building/structure dates: 1763 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1840 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1850 subsequent work
Significance: Primarily significant as the headquarters for General Ulysses S. Grant, from which he directed the progress of the Union army from June, 1864 to April 1865. While Grant's headquarters, the house was visited by President Lincoln. Also significant for its unbroken chain of title since 1635 in the hands of the Eppes family.

Related Names
Grant, Gen. Ulysses S.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTH FACADE
2. EAST FACADE
3. NORTH FACADE
4. DETAIL, SOUTH FACADE, PROJECTING PORTICO AND PORCH
5. DETAIL, NORTH FACADE, SECOND STORY POLYGONAL PROJECTION
6. INTERIOR, DINING ROOM
7. INTERIOR, PARLOUR
8. INTERIOR, ROOM WITH FIREPLACE WITH MANTEL SUPPORTED BY IONIC COLUMNS


Back to Cedar Lane, Virginia